For the first time in three outings, Triple-A Norfolk’s Chris Tillman didn’t have a start cut short by the weather.
Unfortunately, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre forced his early exit this afternoon.
Tillman allowed five earned runs (six total) and eight hits in 4 2/3 innings. He walked two and struck out four. His ERA rose to 4.56.
Tillman threw 97 pitches, 62 for strikes.
Tillman’s last start ended after a 42-minute rain delay. He allowed one unearned run over 3 2/3 innings.
Machado is making his debut tonight at Single-A Frederick. Schoop has played 13 games with the Keys after being promoted from Single-A Delmarva.
The Futures Game will take place July 10 and will air on ESPN2 beginning at 6 p.m.